FastForward, Credentials For A Career That Matters / Wytheville Community College

FastForward Programs


Nurse Aide Program

Classes available upon request.
Contact: Naomi King at (276) 223-4856 or

Truck Driver Training Program 

Fall 2018 classes (Power Line priority):
August 15 - September 12
September 13 - October 10
October 11 - November 7

OPEN ENROLL Truck Driver Training
November 26 - December 21

Gas Metal Arc Welding/MIG - AWS Structural Steel Certification Training

Fall 2018 schedule:
Class meets on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:00 - 8:20 PM, September 10 - December 10.
Classes are held at the Crossroads Institute in Galax.

Power Line Worker Program

Fall 2018 Schedule:

Work Zone Traffic Controller Portion:
August 6 - 14
Monday - Thursday, 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM at the Wytheville campus.
CDL Portion:
August 15 - September 12 
September 13 - October 10
October 11 - November 7
Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM at the Crossroads Institute in Galax.

PowerLine Portion: August 15 - November 7
Monday - Thursday, 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM at the Wytheville campus. 

Underground Power Program

Schedule to be determined.  


Apply & Register for Classes

(Please note these forms must be signed and returned with required documentation before your application can be processed)

FastForward Career Programs Application / Registration


Agreement for Open Enrollment Participation in FastForward


Required Documentation:

  • Driver's License/or Birth Certificate
  • Social Security Card
  • Utility Bill with most recent address: (bank statement, cell phone bill, electric, voter card, etc.)
  • Most recent Tax Return filed (if parent/guardian is claiming you as a dependent, parent or guardian tax return will be required along with driver's license from both parent and student); OR if receiving TANF/SNAP (provide a copy of eligibility letter); OR if receiving Disability (provide a copy of eligibility determination letter).
  • If applying to the CDL Truck Driving program, student must provide an updated copy of driving record.


In addition to receiving grant funding, you may qualify for a scholarship through the Foundation Office to receive additional tuition assistance.

Workforce and Non-Credit Grant Funding Scholarship Application




Contact the Workforce Development Office at (276) 223-4717  or


Workforce Non-credit Refund Policy

In non-credit classes, full refunds will be given if a course is cancelled or if a student withdraws three days prior to the course. In order to receive a refund, request can be made in writing, by phone at (276)223-4717, or via email at